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  • Non Domestic Rates Revaluaton (NI Reva 2023)

    The Non-Domestic Rates Revaluation for Northern Ireland is scheduled to take effect in  April 2023. To make sure your valuations are correct, it is important to complete your questionnaire by 31 December 2021.

  • Rebel on Demand Launches

    Rebel on Demand, an online support service for people who are exploring the idea of setting up their own business, is now available to everyone who is thinking of starting up. 

  • What is Social Enterprise? The Series

    Social Enterprise NI has launched a new business podcast series, What is Social Enterprise? #WISE

  • New Rural Development Business Grant

    Would you like to recover, sustain or grow your rural based business? The New Rural Business Development Grant will open for applications on 17 September September 2021. 

  • Help to Grow

    The UK government has launched the Help to Grow scheme - split into a digital and management programme - to help businesses recover after the coronavirus pandemic.

  • Executive Decisions 13 May 2021

    The Northern Ireland Executive have agreed further restrictions and dates for these relaxations

  • DIT call for Green Investment Opportunities

    The Department for International Trade is seeking to identify the most high-value, strategically important and innovative green investment opportunities from across the UK.

  • Ards and North Down Sustainable Food Partnership

    With funding from Sustainable Places, Ards and North Down Borough Council aim to create a Sustainable Food Partnership.

  • NI Executive Announces Relaxation of Restrictions

    The Executive agreed yesterday, 15 April, that restrictions would be releaxed over the coming weeks. 

  • Job Start Scheme

    Job Start is a new scheme, run by the Department for Communities, to help young people who are not in work, aged 16 – 24 years, get into the job market. Employers of all sizes can apply.